Jaguars Post Seven To PBC All-Academic Team

The Jaguar men’s and women’s tennis teams had seven student-athletes named to the Peach Belt Conference All-Academic team, according to a release from the league office in Augusta, Ga.

GRU Augusta juniors Gisela Font, Maria Nadal, and Maria Cecilia Pimentel and sophomore Marie Vin were named to the all-academic team. Men’s tennis juniors Gustav Anderson and Nameer Shamsi and senior Romain Brunie, were all honored for the excellence in the classroom as well.

The team is part of a season-long program recognizing the outstanding accomplishments of PBC student-athletes in the classroom as well as on the field.

To be eligible for the All-Academic team, a student-athlete must 1) participate in at least half of his/her team’s events and be either a starter or significant contributor; 2) achieved a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) and 3) completed at least one full academic year at his or her current institution and has reached sophomore athletic eligibility.

Check out 2015 Jaguar Tennis Action Photos by clicking here

To view the full men’s PBC All-Academic team click here

To view the full women’s PBC All-Academic team click here


Gisela Font                              GRU Augusta           Jr.            La Garriga, Spain                    3.76                         Pre-Computer Science

Maria Nadal                            GRU Augusta           Jr.            Barcelona, Spain                     3.63                         Marketing

Maria Pimentel                       GRU Augusta           Jr.            Guayaquil, Ecuador                 3.43                         Political Science

Marie Vin                                GRU Augusta           So.           Belo Horizonte, Brazil             3.42                         Political Science


Gustav Anderson    GRU Augusta           Jr.            Stockholm, Sweden                                3.95                         Management

Romain Brunie        GRU Augusta           Sr.            Les Clayes-sous-Bois, France                 3.44                         Computer Science

Nameer Shamsi      GRU Augusta           Jr.            Karachi, Pakistan                                    3.33                         Finance

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